The LOX’s Jadakiss is doing his part to help slow and ultimately end the spread of COVID-19. The hip-hop veteran has joined forces with the New York metro system to encourage safety and health for people both buses and subways.
Jadakiss’ Voice Heading To NY Transit
The Yonkers native went to Instagram to break the major news. Kiss reveals his voice along with more than 20 other iconic people will be heard on both subway platforms and buses in the Big Apple with health-related messages.
“Starting February 12th, you will be hearing my voice along with over 20 other iconic voices representing the @mta on subway platforms and buses all over NYC! S/O @newyorknico for making this happen. I can’t wait to hear this for myself He Heh!”
Rita Ora’s Rule-Breaking Birthday Bash
The news comes days after buzz developed about British singer Rita Ora catching some serious COVID-related heat. According to a (now former) restaurant manager, the singer and her team offered to pay about $7,000 (US) to let them slide on COVID policies, and security cameras were turned off during her 30th birthday party.
“The 30-year-old flew to Egypt for a private performance on 21 November. On her return the following day, she should have isolated for two weeks. Instead, she threw a birthday party in London, which violated lockdown rules that prevented households mixing indoors.” (BBC News)
Party Led To A Fine For Rita Ora
Local police called the incident “one of the most egregious, and certainly the most notorious, breaches of the regulations.” Rita later apologized and paid a fine of about $13,000 (US) for not following guidelines.
“Thank you for all the love it felt weird not doing anything for my bday so being me I dressed up and ate cake … thank you for everyone who showed me endless love on my born day I’m forever grateful you all know who you are.”
Cardi B Reveals How Often She Gets COVID Tests + How Much It Costs
New York rap superstar Cardi B does not spare expenses when it comes to staying clear of COVID-19 and recently revealed she spends up to $1,000 a week just on getting herself tested.
“I get Covid tested bout 4 times a week. My glam and management gotta get tested as well. Everytime we get tested is about 250$ each. This is seriously a new business”